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The Village Wakes: GPL.10 & A-1928

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Village Wakes

Maker(s)

Factory: F. & R. Pratt & Co.

Entities

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Description

White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print. On the top of the lid, 'The Village Wakes', with dog and monkey; border, Fig VIII b (Williams-Wood, p. 103) and gold line; outer border, a gold line and green egg and dart. On circular base with green printed procession round its sides.

Notes

History note: Probably bought from Stanley Woolston, Cambridge

Legal notes

Dr J. W. L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Fenton ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr

Dating

19th Century, Mid#
Production date: circa AD 1850 : Victoria I

School or Style

Victorian

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Pot Diameter 10.4 cm Height 5.4 cm
Lid Diameter 9.0 cm
Decoration

Materials used in production

Glaze
Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Moulding : White earthenware, moulded and decorated underglaze with a multicolour transfer print
Glazing (coating)

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 197x/MAY 28.1925/P. & S.30./W
  • Method of creation: Inscribed
  • Type: Label

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: GPL.10 & A-1928
Primary reference Number: 14371
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "The Village Wakes" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/14371 Accessed: 2024-03-04 02:46:37

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